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Sanctioned: The Arrest of a Telecom Giant

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The arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver in December 2018 placed Canada in the middle of a global trade war. Stephen Quinn narrates a story of international intrigue set against a dramatic battle to dominate the economies of the futur...Show More

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31:32 | Apr 25th, 2019

Meng Wanzhou lands in Vancouver on what was supposed to be a routine transit stop. Instead, she finds herself under arrest, accused of violating economic sanctions in Iran and facing the possibility o...Show More
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mm recommended:

Started listening to this about the Huawei Meng case. They definitely amped up the drama. Terrific use of the podcast form.

37:33 | May 6th, 2019

Now living under a form of house arrest, Meng Wanzhou plans her legal strategy as tensions simmer between the U.S., China and Canada.. Prosecutors unseal an indictment against Meng and Huawei and a Ca...Show More
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mm recommended:

I wish there were more episodes!!! Kind of interesting that CBC released this before the saga ended actually.

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31:31 | Apr 29th, 2019

As Meng Wanzhou's lawyers craft a plan for her release, China shows its displeasure with the arrest of an icon by arresting two Canadians accused of spying. President Donald Trump weighs in on the sit...Show More
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A real estate agent, a yoga teacher + a defence lawyer = Very Vancouver. Also feat. Will Tao!

40:50 | Jan 20th

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tells the U.S. government not to close a trade deal without settling the question of Meng Wanzhou and the two Canadians accused of spying in China. The CBC's lon...Show More
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I wish the interview with Meng's father had gone through. The were SO close.

36:01 | Jan 13th

Meng Wanzhou goes to court to force the Canadian government to produce the documents her lawyers claim she'll need to prove she's the victim of a conspiracy. An old friend turns up in court with words...Show More
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Back after a hiatus, but I'd love to here about the two Michael's while all this is going on.

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